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Heavy Vehicle Mechanic Apprenticeship Tcr Uk Ltd

A huge opportunity to work with one of the biggest airport companies TCR. You will be a heavy vehicle mechanic, working on a huge range of vehicles and supporting day to day mechanics on all heavy vehicles.

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Closing date: 14 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00 (Weekend Shifts could be required)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    15 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    15 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

You will learn how to service and repair equipment such as:

  • Portable stairs
  • Fuel and food trucks
  • Towing tractors
  • Aircraft tugs
  • Manlifts
  • APU’s and Company vehicles etc.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication skills
  • Organisational skills 

Personal qualities

  • Someone who has a keen interest working with Heavy Vehicle Mechanics
  • Adaptable
  • Helpful

Desired qualifications

As well as having a keen interest in Motor Mechanics you must have:

  • GCSE grade 9-4 (A* - C) in maths, English and one other subject or equivalent

Future prospects

  • A huge opportunity to work within Heavy Vehicle Mechanics and become a full time tech. An opportunity to also work abroad with future career progression

About the employer

TCR Group

TCR is a world leader in rental and maintenance of Ground Support Equipment (GSE). We make sure that large logistics companies and airlines always have operational vehicles ready to serve. From Belgium to Australia, from luggage tractors to airplane tractors. Thanks to the wide variety of equipment and customers, TCR offers jobs for people who are not afraid of a challenge and want to work in the vibrant environment of aviation. TCR Group is present in 20 countries, over 130 airports, employs 1.300 people and manages over 30.000 units of equipment.


Tcr Uk Ltd


Ashdown House

Destinations Place

London Gatwick Airport



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skillnet


Sean Hogan 01923 216 165

Not only will Apprentices be working and be trained at the site, they will attend a Skillnett approved college to work towards their Level 3 in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair. A skills coach will visit at least every 28 days as part of a close support network to ensure that Apprentices are both enjoying and succeeding in their course. An Apprentice’s training includes:

  • Level 3 in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
  • Functional Skills in English and Maths (If required)

Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)

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